Tim McDonnell

Tim McDonnell is Climate Desk’s associate producer.

Climate Desk
April 29 2014 1:34 PMThe Town Almost Swallowed by a Coal MineIf Germany can’t kick its coal habit, can anyone?
Climate Desk
Nov. 17 2013 7:00 AMA Climate-Change VictoryIf global warming is slowing, thank the Montreal Protocol.
Climate Desk
Oct. 29 2013 10:23 AMBefore and After in Breezy Point, QueensA year after Hurricane Sandy, rebuilding continues, but the neighborhood faces a new threat from Congress.
Climate Desk
July 25 2013 7:30 AMLobsters Are Becoming Cannibal MonstersAnd global warming is to blame.
Climate Desk
Aug. 2 2012 10:48 AMWho’s Fracking in Your Backyard?New maps show where the chemicals can flow unannounced.
Climate Desk
Jan. 20 2014 7:00 AMBuy Green. Sell Stranded.Even Wall Street is worried about climate change.
Future Tense
Nov. 15 2013 10:16 AMGoogle Earth Shows Rapid Destruction of World's Forests
Climate Desk
Oct. 15 2013 10:59 AMDrought Is Coming for Your BeerUnlocking the barley genome could help prevent a brewing catastrophe.
Climate Desk
May 17 2013 9:15 AMWashington Is Outdoing California and Texas in Renewable EnergyRenewable-energy consumption by state.
Climate Desk
April 3 2012 6:30 AMWhy Are Gas Prices So High?Is it Obama's fault? A multimedia explanation.

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

Smash and Grab

Will competitive Senate contests in Kansas and South Dakota lead to more late-breaking races in future elections?

Stop Panicking. America Is Now in Very Good Shape to Respond to the Ebola Crisis.

The 2014 Kansas City Royals Show the Value of Building a Mediocre Baseball Team

The GOP Won’t Win Any Black Votes With Its New “Willie Horton” Ad

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?

Technocracy

Forget Oculus Rift

This $25 cardboard box turns your phone into an incredibly fun virtual reality experience.

I Am 25. I Don’t Work at Facebook. My Doctors Want Me to Freeze My Eggs.

These Companies in Japan Are More Than 1,000 Years Old

  News & Politics
Politics
Oct. 20 2014 8:14 PM You Should Be Optimistic About Ebola Don’t panic. Here are all the signs that the U.S. is containing the disease.
  Business
Moneybox
Oct. 20 2014 7:23 PM Chipotle’s Magical Burrito Empire Keeps Growing, Might Be Slowing
  Life
Dear Prudence
Oct. 21 2014 9:18 AM Oh, Boy Prudie counsels a letter writer whose sister dresses her 4-year-old son in pink tutus.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 20 2014 6:17 PM I Am 25. I Don't Work at Facebook. My Doctors Want Me to Freeze My Eggs.
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 20 2014 7:15 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 9 A spoiler-filled discussion of "Flatline."
  Arts
Brow Beat
Oct. 21 2014 10:41 AM Taylor Swift Just Went to No. 1 on iTunes Canada With 8 Seconds of Static 
  Technology
Future Tense
Oct. 21 2014 10:43 AM Social Networking Didn’t Start at Harvard It really began at a girls’ reform school.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 21 2014 7:00 AM Watch the Moon Eat the Sun: The Partial Solar Eclipse on Thursday, Oct. 23
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.